Baca County CO Information


Baca County Subdivisions

Baca County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,736
Population in Households 3,654
Population in Familes 2,916
Population in Group Qrtrs 82
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 33


Median Household Income $35,145
Average Household Income $51,949
Per Capita Income $23,261


Total Housing Units 2,248 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,165 (51.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 484 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 599 (26.6%)
Median Home Value $83,913
Average Home Value $128,283


Total Households 1,649
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 1,013
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.17% -0.41%
Households -0.26% -0.48%
Families -0.34% -0.54%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   2.06%


Baca County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baca County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 56 14th
Population Density # 59 9th
Diversity Index # 44 33rd
Median Household Income # 60 8th
Per Capita Income # 50 23rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.